CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 6, 2023
Updated: Nov 14, 2023
CWE ID 400


CVE-2023-5969 is a vulnerability that affects Mattermost, specifically the request to /api/v4/redirect_location. An attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted request, causing the memory to fill up due to caching large items. The vulnerability has a risk score of 26 and a base severity of MEDIUM. It does not require any privileges or user interaction and has a low attack complexity. The potential danger it poses to an organization is the possibility of resource exhaustion, which can lead to service disruption or denial of service. The affected products include various versions of Mattermost and other related software. Remediation for this vulnerability is not specified in the provided information.

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